Subject : 2.6.28-rc2: System doesn't restart
Submitter : Thomas Meyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date : 2008-10-30 20:35
References : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=122539897518110&w=4
This entry is being used for tracking a regression from 2.6.27. Please don't
close it until the problem is fixed in the mainline.
On 02/11/08 20:30, Michael B. Trausch wrote:
> I started testing 2.6.28 with -rc1 on my system (x86-64, AMD Phenom
> 9500 Quad Core CPU) and found that I was unable to reboot, though I was
> able to with the Ubuntu-provided 2.6.27 kernel. I have found that a
> commit on 17-Oct-2008 (commit 8fd145917fb62368a9b80db59562c20576238f5a)
> is responsible for this failure to reboot. Reversing this single change
> on my local kernel (current git tree plus this patch) has enabled me to
> reboot again.
> System board information is attached in the hopes that it will be found
> helpful; if any other information is necessary please let me know.
> The patch that reverts this change is attached, with stat:
> drivers/acpi/reboot.c | 25 +++----------------------
> 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 22 deletions(-)
I'm having the same problem and reverting this commit fixes it too.
In that case, this looks like a duplicate of Bug #11942.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 11942 ***